Day of the Dead celebrations 2019

Son de America is hosting this year’s Day of the Dead celebrations in Sheffield. Join us for an evening of live music and dance performances celebrating life! Day of the Dead: a Celebration of Life facebook page showcases how Son de America celebrated this special day in the past as well as how it’s celebrated across … Continue reading

Independence Day Performance 2019

Son de America had a a great night performing at the Independence Day celebrations for Latin American countries, continuing a tradition of many years! It was a pleasure collaborating with the Latin American society at Sheffield University and performing in front of such an enthusiastic and lively audience 🙂  

Summer 2019 dance lessons

¡Buenas Noticias! We are really happy to invite you to our series of lessons during the  summer of 2019. Long-standing Son de America member and teacher Coralie, will bring us some of the most beautiful traditional dances from Latin America, on Fridays 18.30-19.30. Everyone is ‘bienvenido’ and no dancing experience is needed! Price £2 per … Continue reading

Holmfirth Folk Festival 2019

Holmifrth Festival of Folk! We had a blast while performing in this lovely and amazing festival which brings different folk dancers and musicians together. This festival has been running every year for about 30 years now, and we are very proud to share our culture here. Could can find photos from our performance on our … Continue reading

International Cultural Evening 2019

Our group was back performing in this prestigious event at Sheffield City Hall on 23rd March 2019.  We performed dances from Mexico (La Negra and Sinaloense) and from Colombia (Bulerenge). Many thanks to the Latin American Society at Sheffield University for their support and ICE organising committee for inviting us.  

Day of the Dead celebrations 2018

Son de America is collaborating with so many brilliant people to put together the Day of the Dead 2018 celebrations. Free family friendly events taking place between 30th October and 3rd November! Hope you can join us 🙂  

Son de America performances 2016

We had a relatively busy year performance wise 🙂 Here’s a list of the events we participated in 2016 so far: 20th February – Latin American Day School, Sheffield-Cube Solidarity Campaign, Sheffield. 2nd March – Huddersfield University Cultural Festival 13th March – Nether Edge Farmers Market 19th March – Mardi Gras fundraiser for Sharrow Festival … Continue reading

Day of the Dead: a Celebration of Life

Day of the Dead: a Celebration of Life facebook page showcases how Son de America celebrated this special day the last couple of years in Sheffield as well as how it’s celebrated across Mexico.   Dr. Elizabeth Uruchurtu, one of Son de America’s most active members, talks about the Day of the Dead in BBC Radio … Continue reading

El paso firme de “Son de América”

Publicado el enero 12, 2014 por  The Mexican Cultural Centre (MCC), United Kingdom. E. Lizz Cedillo* Son de América es un grupo de danza folclórica latinoamericana. Un proyecto que inició en Sheffield, Inglaterra, hace más de una década por iniciativa de Silvia Pimentel y un grupo de entusiastas colaboradores de diferentes nacionalidades y ocupaciones. La pasión de … Continue reading